Prof Peter Taylor-Gooby OBE
Professor of Social Policy, University of Kent
Peter Taylor-Gooby, FBA, AcSS, FRSA, OBE is Professor of Social Policy at the University of Kent. He chairs the British Academy New Paradigms in Public Policy programme and the HEFCE REF2014 Social Work and Social Policy Panel. Recent books include: New Paradigms in Public Policy, Reframing Social Citizenship, Risk in Social Science (with Jens Zinn), Ideas and the Welfare State and New Risks, New Welfare. Current research, supported by a Leverhulme Fellowship, by ESRC and by the EU, examines the damage current restructuring is doing to the welfare state.
This roundtable discussion looked at the past, present and the future of the welfare state in the UK.
British Engagement Programme for Displaced Children seeks to enhance understanding of British values, culture, and history through a professionally developed non-formal curricula designed for displaced (i.e. asylum seekers, forced migrants) families' children, aged between 10-16.
On 27 November 2015, LCSS has successfully organised a roundtable at SOAS to discuss the recent Migrant Crisis
In August 2015, LCSS has successfully conducted the Training Programme on Ottoman and Archival Studies, which took place in London and Oxford.
We are excited to conduct LCSS's first summer school and to host a lovely group of students from Azerbaijan. 20 July - 14 August
International Conference on Gender and Education: Critical Issues, Policy and Practice: Re-Gendering Education
LCSS’s growing gender platform continued its international conference series in Bloomington, IN, United States on International Conference on Gender and Education
Feray J. Baskin - PhD Candidate, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN, USA
Daniela Alaattinoğlu - PhD Candidate, European University Institute - Florence, Italy
Interview by Ozdemir Ahmet - On Thursday 4 April 2013 An interview was conducted with Baroness Molly Meacher at the House of Lords where questions were put out to her with regards to the welfare reforms introduced by the coalition.